Quotes of the Week

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"I am well-qualified, I am not lazy and I have tried, and tried again, to secure full-time employment." Georgina Wardrop, aged 25 and with a first-class honours degree, introducing a Scottish Trades Union Congress debate about youth unemployment.

"This is fucking shite." What father Stephen McCarron screamed during a meeting about Curriculum for Excellence at St Vincent's Primary in East Kilbride, before punching an off-duty police officer.

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